Drupadia estella semperna  (Corbet,1944)

Drupadia estella semperna ♂ Up. Drupadia estella semperna ♂ Un. Drupadia estella semperna ♂ Up. Drupadia estella semperna ♂ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Marmessus estella semperna Corbet,1944
OD : Entomologist 77:40.
TL : Fraser's Hill, Malay Peninsula.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Yala), W.Malaysia.

Type Material Information

Holotype ♂, Fraser's Hill, 4100 ft., Malay Peninsula. 1938.vi.2. J.N.Eliot.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Drupadia estella semperna ; Saito & Inayoshi,2018 : 36, figs.84,♂,♂(Un). (Yala)
Drupadia estella nicevillei ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2019- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Yala) (in part)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Yala : 6♂ 2♀ (incl.photo & photo by S.Atdhabhan).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is locally common on the montane hill top. Male makes a territory on the trees at 12:30 to 14:30.

Literature

Corbet, A.S.,1944 : Some notes on the Butterflies of the Langkawi Islands
Entomologist 77(3):39-42.

Drupadia estella semperna ♂ Drupadia estella semperna ♀
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)
Drupadia estella semperna ♂ Drupadia estella semperna ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand.

2019.12.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.